Hearing loss is a common problem in elder people. But, as the population of adult rises, so does the problem of hearing loss. Our Adult programs & services in hearing loss aim to solve the problem. Hearing loss in adults. Here are some symptoms of hearing loss: You frequently have to ask people to repeat themselves...
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A guide by. Hearing solutions
Hearing loss is a decrease in the ability
to perceive sounds.
It can be partial or total, sudden or
gradual, temporary or permanent.
It can affect one ear or both.
In general the risk of hearing loss
increases with age.
● Conductive Hearing Loss : Sound is not
conducted efficiently through the outer ear canal to the
eardrum and the tiny bones (ossicles) of middle ear.
● Sensorineural Hearing Loss : A sensorineural
hearing loss happens when there is damage in your inner
● Mixed Hearing Loss : A mixed hearing loss is a
problem in your outer or middle ear and in your inner ear.
Loud noise exposure
Ear and head injury
Born with an ear problem
Family members with hearing loss
Sounds are muffled.
High pitched sounds are hard to hear.
Words are difficult to understand when there is
You ask others to repeat, or speak more slowly, clearly or
Protect your ears from loud noises.
Have your hearing tested.
Avoid loud noises such as music, motorcycles or
• Wear earplugs when working with machines or around